Here’s How COVID-19 Changed Job Search Etiquette

COVID-19 had a significant impact on job searches. Core portions of the recruitment process had to be altered to account for shelter-in-place orders, social distancing, and general safety. As a result, specific approaches that were once considered best practices don’t work in today’s landscape. Changes had to be made. As a result, job search etiquette… Read More »

This Tip Can Help You Improve Your Job Search Quickly

Finding a new job isn’t easy. It can quickly turn into a logistical nightmare. Remembering where you applied, ensuring you follow up correctly, and tracking responses for hiring managers can be a massive undertaking. If not managed well, something important could slip through the cracks. Luckily, there’s something you can do to make sure you… Read More »

You (Yes, YOU!) Can Make Yourself the Best Candidate in Your Field

Many professionals strive to be one of the best at their current workplace. It allows them to excel in their position, achieve recognition, and potentially advance. Plus, being viewed as a top performer can give you job security, as most companies aim to keep their best and brightest on staff. However, by taking the right… Read More »

Don’t Really Want the Job? Here’s What Could Happen If You Take It Anyway

  At some point, you’ll likely be faced with a tough decision: do you take a job you don’t really want or do you try to hold out for something better? Depending on your exact circumstances, you may feel that you don’t have much of a choice but to say yes, and that can be… Read More »

Too Busy for a Job Search?

  When you think of a job hunt, do you imagine sitting in front of a computer screen for hours on end? Are you slogging through job listings or analyzing every word on your resume? And are you trying to do all of this while working a full-time job, going to school, or caring for… Read More »

3 Cool Tech Tools to Improve Your Job Search

  Searching for a new job can be both exciting and overwhelming.  Whether it is working your way through applicant tracking systems, keeping multiple online profiles up-to-date, and networking through social media, technology has never been as prevalent in the process as it is today.  If you are looking for ways to stay ahead of… Read More »

Don’t Want to Lose Your Job? Then Don’t Make These Social Media Mistakes

  Nearly everyone and their grandmother has a social media account today. It’s been estimated that people spend up to four hours per day checking in on their social networks. Job seekers are especially mindful of their social networks because they are continuously connecting with recruiters and hiring companies. However, they may accidentally do some… Read More »

3 Tips for Un-Complicating Your Job Search

  Is your job search starting to get you very stressed out? Are you overwhelmed by all the different things that you need to keep track of and do in order to get a job? You are not alone. Many people feel frustrated over the job search process – particularly if it takes months to… Read More »

Don’t Assume You Got the Job!

  It’s one thing to look forward to hearing back from an employer following an interview; it’s another to expect a job offer right away. These things take time. Therefore, it’s important not to get too wrapped up in a particular company until you have an offer of employment solidified. This is known as having… Read More »

Unemployed? Job Seeking? Here’s What You Need to Know

  Finding a job when currently employed is one thing; finding a job when unemployed is an entirely different experience. Studies have shown that it can be harder to find a job when unemployed, because some hiring managers view this as a negative mark for a candidate. An employed candidate is somehow more favorable than… Read More »